World Environment Day
Beat the Plastic Pollution
World Environment Day was observed in Samtse Higher Secondary School on 4th June, 2018 coinciding with Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty Gyaltshuen Jetsen Pema Wangchuck. The day was graced by Dasho Dzongdag, Dasho Drangpoen, Dasho Gupdha RBA, Dasho SP RBP, Regional Heads, Sector Heads, staff and students of Samtse Higher Secondary School. Day started with cake cutting ceremony, speeches from Chief Guest, Environment Officer and students on the significance of the day.
Inter class Poster competition was also conducted by nature club on the theme “Beat the plastic pollution”. Gadgets made from plastic wastes were also displayed by Arts and Craft Club.
After lunch 50 YVIA (young volunteers in action) members walked from school to town and created awareness about plastic pollution. Students visited each shop and explained the importance of minimizing the plastic waste and distributed pamphlets each